Bogacko

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Bogacko
Village
Bogacko is located in Poland
Bogacko
Bogacko
Coordinates: 54°3′N 21°39′E / 54.050°N 21.650°E / 54.050; 21.650
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Giżycko
Gmina Gmina Giżycko

Bogacko [bɔˈɡat͡skɔ] (German: Bogatzko: 1938-45: Rainfeld) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Giżycko, within Giżycko County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland.[1] It lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) west of Giżycko and 81 km (50 mi) east of the regional capital Olsztyn.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (East Prussia). Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles.

References[edit]


Coordinates: 54°3′N 21°39′E / 54.050°N 21.650°E / 54.050; 21.650